The Edgartown Lighthouse is a forty-five-foot-high white cast-iron tower with a black lantern atop flashing red every six seconds. The lighthouse serves as a giant whipping post for the sea.
Lighthouse Hours 2015:
Open weekends (Saturday & Sunday) May 23-June 21 & May 25 (Memorial Day), 10am-5pm
Open daily June 22-Sept 7 (Labor Day), 10am-5pm; Fridays (July and August), 10am-8pm.
Open weekends Sept 12 – Oct 11 and Columbus Day Oct 12, 10am-5pm